Freediving Courses on Koh Tao
Do you love the ocean, enjoy exploring and love the idea of a unique view of coral reefs and marine life with the freedom from heavy scuba diving equipment?
One or more of the many freediving courses available on Koh Tao may be what you are looking for.
Freediving is the fastest growing sport in the world and is an extremely popular activity on Koh Tao.
Freediving is a Popular Sport on Koh Tao
If you are staying on Koh Tao for a week or two and have visited many of the spectacular viewpoints, bays and beaches, a freediving course could be a great choice.
Koh Tao is an ideal location to take a freediving course as it is home to great open water freediving locations for every skill level.
The island also offers some of the best freediving instructors around to get you started or help further your freediving skills.
Freediving is as much about discipline and self-control as it is about seeing amazing marine life and corals.
Explore the Marine Life
You can silently move in the water to observe local marine life and create no bubbles that might disturb fish or turtles.
Freediving will allow you to descend and explore completely under your own power and then ascend all on one breath.
A Full Range of Freediving Courses on Koh Tao
Taking a freediving course is a great way to become aware of your limits and work towards expanding them, giving you more and more time to look around and photograph or video amazing life underwater.
The range of freediving courses available starts from entry level in a pool through to master freediver level and continue to a freediving instructor. You can start your adventure or continue your education right here on Koh Tao.
Freediving for Beginners on Koh Tao
In the beginner level freediving training course, you will learn about the principles of freediving, your body and its reaction to freediving and all the correct and safe techniques to comfortably try out this fun sport.
Practicing those techniques in confined water (usually a swimming pool), will give you the confidence you need to move on to the ocean.
You will learn several ways to submerge, ascend and control your free dive, all the while maintaining communication with your buddy and following safe procedures.
Advanced Freediving Courses on Koh Tao
If you are already a Freediver and want to improve your skills, or if you are hungry for more after the beginner course there are some great options for you here on Koh Tao.
World Class Instructors
World class instructors and a great range of sites to practice and improve your skills mean you can choose to take either the Advanced Freediver or Master Freediver training course.
Challenging yourself to achieve a new time or depth is exhilarating during the more advanced courses while under the instruction and supervision of an expert instructor to guarantee safety.
Improving yourself while you continue to set new personal bests and learning more and more about new techniques while mastering more familiar ones is a great way to spend your time on the island.
Freediving Equipment on Koh Tao
Most freediving courses supply the necessary equipment but the great thing about freediving equipment is it’s cheap and portable, so you can take your new skills anywhere you go.
If you are visiting Koh Tao on a short itinerary, a freediving course may be a great way to spend your time.
You can find out more details about popular freediving courses and pre-requisites to enrol at your local tourist information centre.